Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487, with population of about 2.1 lakh is Greater Mumbai city's the 18th most populous ward, located in Mumbai Suburban district of the state Maharashtra in India.

Demographics

The ward is home to about 2.1 lakh people, among them about 1.1 lakh (52%) are male and about 99 thousand (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487 is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 48 thousand households in the ward and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 206,590 185,951 17,007 3,632 17,440
Male 107,411 97,025 8,559 1,827 9,097
Female 99,179 88,926 8,448 1,805 8,343

Growth of population

Population of the ward has increased by 4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2 lakh. Female population growth rate of the ward is 6.6% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 1.7%. General caste population has increased by 1.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.1% and child population has decreased by -14.3% in the ward since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 4% 1.8% 34.3% 10.1% -14.3%
Male 1.7% -0.5% 32% 7.9% -14.3%
Female 6.6% 4.3% 36.7% 12.3% -14.3%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 923 females per 1000 male in the ward. Sex ratio in general caste is 917, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 988. There are 917 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the ward. Overall sex ratio in the ward has increased by 42 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487

Total General SC ST Child
Change 42 42 34 39 0
2011 923 917 987 988 917
2001 881 875 953 949 917

Literacy

Total about 1.8 lakh people in the ward are literate, among them about 93 thousand are male and about 82 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2487 is 93%. 95% of male and 90% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the ward has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487

Total Male Female
Change 2.9% 1.0% 5.4%
2011 92.5% 95% 89.8%
2001 89.6% 94% 84.4%

Workers profile

Greater Mumbai WARD NO.-2487 has 40% (about 83 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 20% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 18% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Greater Mumbai Ward No.-2487

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 40.1% 37.9% 2.1% 59.9%
Male 58.8% 56.5% 2.3% 41.2%
Female 19.8% 17.9% 1.9% 80.2%